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Laurie DeYoung


(213) 576-5027
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Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101

5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614


J.D., cum laude, Pepperdine University School of Law, 1991

B.A., New York University, 1988


Southern California Super Lawyers “Rising Star” by Los Angeles Magazine in 2005 and 2006

Laurie DeYoung is a Partner in the Los Angeles office of Gordon & Rees. Ms. DeYoung has substantive expertise in labor, employment, professional liability, financial services and general commercial litigation. She streamlines litigation by employing results driven, cost-effective and innovative big picture strategy from the outset of litigation. She has handled hundreds of depositions; written and argued dispositive motions; prepared and tried cases to the bench and jury; defeated class certification motions and participated in successful class settlement proceedings; participated in arbitrations, mediations and settlement conferences for plaintiffs and defendants and has briefed and argued matters before the state and federal courts of appeal.


U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Community Involvement

Ms. DeYoung was elected Chairperson of the Culver City Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee which received applications and approved of a bicycle and pedestrian plan for the newly revitalized neighborhood of Culver City.